WEBINAR: Recruiting like a Pro
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 Export to Your Calendar 2018-02-06
When: Tuesday, February 6, 2018
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Where: Online
Presenter: Preston Parsons, Overholt Law
Contact: CPHR Manitoba
(204) 943-2836

Online registration is available until: 2018-02-02
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Registration is being facilitated through CPHR Manitoba. 

Reference checks, social media searches, and criminal records, oh my! There are a number of potential tools for employers to use when determining whether to hire a candidate or not. In this session, learn how to use these tools more effectively to hire the best talent and avoid liabilities.  

In this presentation, you will learn:

  • The privacy law implications of different types of background checks, including reference checks, social media checks, criminal record checks, credit checks and more
  • How human rights concerns can arise in these types of background checks

Who should attend:
  • All levels welcome.

FORMAT: Online - Live Webinar


February 6, 2018


Login Time - 11:15 am - 11:30 am CST
Presentation - 11:30 am - 1:00 pm CST
CPD Hours:



Early Bird (January 26)
Members - $65 + GST
Non-Members - $95 + GST
Students - $35 + GST

Regular (by February 2)
Members - $85 + GST
Non-Members - $115 + GST
Students - $55 + GST

Registration Deadline:  

February 2, 2018

Cancellation Policy:

A full refund, less a $25 processing fee, will be issued for cancellations submitted at least one week

Registration Inquiries:

Contact kayla@cphrmb.ca or call 204.943.0886 



Preston Parsons, is an associate lawyer at Overholt Law and practices in the firm’s core areas of labour, employment, and human rights law. Preston takes great care in advising both employers and employees with an emphasis on taking proactive steps to avoid problems and disputes from arising wherever possible. 

Preston has experienced a wide breadth of legal practice and procedure and has appeared in both British Columbia Supreme Court and Provincial Court for employment litigation and advocacy, mediations, and more. He has also appeared at the BC Labour Relations Board, BC Human Rights Tribunal and in federal labour arbitration proceedings. He has summered, articled, and practiced in downtown Vancouver since 2009, first at a large regional firm and later at a boutique class action litigation firm. He has worked on some of the largest and most complex legal cases in Canada, an experience which makes him well suited to the management of his clients' files. 

Chartered Professionals in Human Resources Manitoba (CPHR Manitoba)
1810-275 Portage Avenue / Winnipeg, Manitoba / R3B 2B3
tel. 204.943.2836 / fax. 204.943.1109 / email. hello@cphrmb.ca

For additional information please visit: CPHR.CA

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